There are 9 ways to get from Graz to Zürich by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Graz  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Zurich (ZRH) GRZ - ZRH

$120 - $360

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Graz, Graz Webling to Zurich N998

$40 - $75

7 alternative options

Fly from Zagreb  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Zurich (ZRH) ZAG - ZRH

$129 - $650

Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH

$156 - $728

Train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Graz to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zurich (ZRH) VIE - ZRH

$104 - $311

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$121 - $203

Train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Graz to Wien Meidling
  2. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Zürich HB Rj

$150 - $257

Bus Eurolines CH  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Salzburg 362
  2. Take the bus from Salzburg to Zürich

$50 - $70

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Graz to Zürich 459.3 miles

$95 - $140

What companies run services between Graz, Austria and Zürich, Switzerland?

Swiss, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines fly from Graz to Zürich every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Graz to Zürich 4 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Graz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Graz to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Graz, Graz Webling to Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Zürich
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Graz and Zürich is 522 km. The road distance is 735 km.

The cheapest way to get from Graz to Zürich is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Graz to Zürich is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs 100€ - 310€.

No, there is no direct train from Graz to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Graz Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Graz, Graz Webling and arriving at Zurich. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Graz to Zürich, including transfers.